August 14th, 2018 3:06 PM
The Oak Park Public Library has cancelled a series of watch parties and discussions it had planned to host on Sundays, starting Aug. 26, when America to Me airs on Starz.
August 14th, 2018 2:46 PM
The Garage Galleries art walk in Forest Park celebrates its fifth, and biggest, year, from 2 to 7 p.m. on Aug. 25 with 16 garages and more than 40 artists featured.
August 14th, 2018 12:00 AM
The Travel Channel will be in Oak Park from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Aug. 15 to feature the village's very own Q-BBQ, 124 Marion St., according to a press release from the restaurant.
August 7th, 2018 2:27 PM
Oak Park and River Forest High School graduate Frederick McCulloch-Burton performed at Lollapalooza on Aug. 2.
August 7th, 2018 2:25 PM
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the 28-year-old Democratic Socialist who upset powerful Congressman Joe Crowley in the Democratic primary.
August 7th, 2018 12:00 AM
America to Me, the Steve James documentary series that focuses on the equity gap at Oak Park and River Forest High School, makes its TV premiere on the Starz channel on Aug. 26.
July 31st, 2018 4:11 PM
In August 2014, Alexa Chavez adopted a dog named Calie and immediately noticed the young pit bull tugging on pant legs, jumping on people and barking at every dog that passed by, begging to play.
July 31st, 2018 4:09 PM
The Oak Park Board of Trustees, that's who.
July 31st, 2018 4:07 PM
Oak Park residents are still mourning the loss of local music merchant and larger-than-life personality Val Camilletti, owner of Val's halla Records at 239 Harrison St.
July 25th, 2018 2:47 PM
Oak Park Brewing Co. – the one located at 155 S. Oak Park Ave. – has had a little bit of a problem since it opened for business in 2016. The local brewpub has been regularly confused with a brewery with the same name in Sacramento, California.
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